Water + Energy
Supporting Sustainable Growth
Environment, Energy, North America, Water, United States, Sustainability
CDM Smith partnered with WRA to create a bioenergy master plan and upgrade facilities, using life-cycle analysis to improve the waste-receiving facilities and anaerobic-treatment process used at its 97million gallon-per-day wastewater treatment facility.
Hot Lanes, Cool Travel
Transportation, Government, North America, United States
We partnered with the Minnesota Department of Transportation to design, develop, implement and operate the MnPASS express lane system, which uses an innovative new tolling design to offer additional capacity of existing high occupancy vehicle lanes to single occupant vehicles.
Wastewater Upgrades for Warsaw
Water, Europe, Poland, Government
The Czajka wastewater treatment plant is being expanded for improved treatment efficiency and reduction of biosolids. CDM Smith has been supporting this project, starting with the master plan for the improvement of Warsaw’s water supply and sewage disposal systems, through the preparation of an environmental impact assessment.
Energy + Water
Cogeneration at Columbia Boulevard
Energy, Water, North America, United States, Government
Columbia Boulevard’s new cogeneration facilities—which provide 1.7 megawatts of power—center on two 850-kilowatt internal combustion engine generators, equipped with the latest in lean-burn technology. Since startup of the new facilities, the plant has purchased approximately 40 percent less power than in previous years.
Facilities + Water
Landlocked Lesotho Builds Landmark Dam
Facilities, Water, Middle East/Africa, Program Management, Federal Government, Government
Lesotho will receive relief from its water shortages with the Metolong Dam water infrastructure program. The project supplies raw water for Lesotho’s capital, Maseru, and surrounding towns, improving water delivery to domestic users and textile operations and stimulating the business and economy.